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Nutritional Benefits of NIDO® 1+

Make a nutritious choice to support your child’s healthy growth and development with NESTLÉ® NIDO® 1+ milk drink, specially formulated for children 1 – 3 years old. Learn about all of the great nutritional benefits in each glass of NESTLÉ® NIDO® 1+ milk drink.

Vitamin A

Vitamin A is important for the growth and development of bones, teeth and gums. It also plays an essential role in supporting normal vision and helps maintain healthy skin.

Good sources of vitamin A include: eggs, sweet potatoes, spinach, carrots, cantaloupe; and vitamin A fortified foods and beverages such as milk. One 8 fl oz glass of NIDO® 1+ milk drink provides 15%* of your child's recommended daily value for vitamin A.

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Vitamin C

Vitamin C is an antioxidant, and plays a role in maintaining a healthy immune system. It also aids in the absorption of iron from food, which is important in the production of red blood cells.

Sources of vitamin C include citrus fruits like: oranges, grapefruits and tangerines; other fruits and vegetables including berries, melons, peppers, dark leafy vegetables, potatoes and tomatoes. One 8 fl oz glass of NIDO® 1+ milk drink provides 30%* of your child's recommended daily value for vitamin C.

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Vitamins B1, Niacin, Pantothenic Acid and B6

B-vitamins help the body convert food into energy and are important for the heart, muscles, and nervous system to function properly. One 8 fl oz glass of NIDO® 1+ milk drink provides 10 - 20%* of your child's recommended daily value for these four B vitamins. Learn more about the important role these B vitamins play in supporting your child’s health:

  • Vitamin B1, also known as thiamin, participates in the body’s ability to use protein to produce energy and aids in the metabolism of carbohydrates.
  • Vitamin B3, better known as niacin, is found in every cell of the body and is necessary for energy production and plays an important role in maintaining normal function of skin, nerves and the digestive system.
  • Vitamin B5, also known as pantothenic acid, plays an important role in breaking down and synthesizing of lipids, which include fatty acids and triglycerides.
  • Vitamin B6, also known as pyridoxine, is involved in supporting the body’s metabolism, immune function and brain development in infancy.
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Folic Acid

Folic Acid, also one of the B vitamins, is essential for the manufacture of DNA, and it supports normal red-blood cell formation. Not only is it important for the proper development of the body, but it also plays an important role in the absorption of nutrients in the body.

One 8 fl oz glass of NIDO® 1+ milk drink provides 25%* of your child's recommended daily value for folic acid.

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Biotin

Biotin, another of the B vitamins, is important for cell growth and the metabolism of fats, sugar, and some amino acids. It helps to release energy from carbohydrates. Good sources of biotin include eggs, avocado, yeast breads and cereals.

One 8 fl oz glass of NIDO® 1+ milk drink provides 10%* of your child's recommended daily value for biotin.

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Vitamin D

Vitamin D helps the body absorb minerals like calcium, builds strong teeth and helps to maintain bone health. It is essential for reaching growth potential and peak bone mass. Most of the Vitamin D found in the diet comes from fortified foods like vitamin A & D milk.

One 8 fl oz glass of NIDO® 1+ provides 15%* of your child's recommended daily value for vitamin D.

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Vitamin E

Vitamin E is an antioxidant that limits the production of free radicals, which can damage cells. It is also important for proper function of nerves and muscles, supporting immune health, DNA repair and other metabolic processes. Good sources of vitamin E include vegetable oils such as sunflower and safflower, as well as nuts and seeds.

One 8 fl oz glass of NIDO® 1+ provides 25%* of your child's recommended daily value for vitamin E.

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Calcium

Calcium plays an essential role in building strong bones and teeth which is especially important during childhood and adolescence, when the majority of bone mass is being built. Dairy products are the primary source of calcium in most diets, and an 8 fl oz glass of NIDO® 1+ milk drink provides 35%* of your child's recommended daily value for calcium.

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Iron

Iron plays an important role in the production of hemoglobin and myoglobin, which are responsible for carrying and storing oxygen inside the body. A lack of iron can cause fatigue and weakness. Sources of iron include lean meats and beans. One 8 fl oz glass of NIDO® 1+ milk drink provides 20%* of your child's recommended daily value for iron.

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Zinc

Zinc is needed for cell growth and repair. It helps support the body’s immune system and plays an important role in digestion and metabolism. Sources of zinc include meat, seafood and liver. One 8 fl oz glass of NIDO® 1+ provides 25%* of your child's recommended daily value for zinc.

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Fiber

Fiber helps maintain a healthy digestive system. Prebio1® is an exclusive blend of fibers. Sources of fiber include whole grain bread and pasta, beans, brown rice, and berries. One 8 fl oz glass of NIDO® 1+ milk drink provides 1 gram of your child's recommended daily intake of fiber.

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Protein

Proteins are made up of amino acids, which function as the building blocks for many different parts of the body, such as muscles. Protein is just one of three nutrients that provide calories for the body. One 8 fl oz glass of NIDO® 1+ milk provides 6 grams, or 37% of your child's recommended daily value for protein.

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Read the full Nutrition Facts for NIDO® 1+ > *Percent Daily Values are for children less than 4 years of age.

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